pinchpenny definition

  • adjective:
    • Unwilling to provide or spend money; penny-pinching.
    • described as scarcity of income: a pinchpenny economic climate.
  • noun:
    • A penny pincher.
    • one that spends small money; one that is quite economical or cautious with money.
    • A miserly person.
    • A niggard.

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